Denzel Washington Confirms 'Equalizer 3' Will Be His Last Film, Teases 'Gladiator' Sequel

Hey there, CelebDan here with some exciting news for all you movie buffs out there! Denzel Washington, the iconic actor known for his powerful performances and captivating presence on the big screen, has just announced that "Equalizer 3" will be his last one. That's right, folks, after two thrilling installments of this action-packed franchise, we'll have to say goodbye to Denzel's character, Robert McCall. But, that's not all! In an exclusive interview with Entertainment Tonight, Denzel also confirmed that a "Gladiator" sequel is in the works. Let's break down all the juicy details!

Equalizer 3: The End of an Era

As fans of the "Equalizer" franchise know, Denzel plays Robert McCall, a retired CIA agent who uses his skills to help those in need. The first two films were box office hits, grossing over $200 million worldwide. So, naturally, fans were eager to know if there would be a third installment. Well, Denzel has confirmed that "Equalizer 3" is indeed happening, but it will be the last one. According to the actor, "I'm excited about it. We start shooting soon. It'll be my last one though, so I'm looking forward to finishing strong."

While it's bittersweet to say goodbye to a character as dynamic and compelling as Robert McCall, we can't wait to see what Denzel has in store for us in his final performance. Will he go out with a bang? Only time will tell.

Gladiator Sequel: Are You Not Entertained?

In addition to dropping the bombshell about "Equalizer 3," Denzel also revealed that a "Gladiator" sequel is in the works. For those who don't know, "Gladiator" is a historical epic film that was released in 2000. It starred Russell Crowe as Maximus Decimus Meridius, a former Roman general who seeks revenge against the corrupt emperor who murdered his family and forced him into slavery. The film was a critical and commercial success, grossing over $460 million worldwide and winning five Academy Awards, including Best Picture.

So, what can we expect from the sequel? Denzel didn't reveal too much, but he did say that the script is "in the works" and that he would be "involved." He also teased that "there's a bit of a twist in it." Could Maximus make a surprise comeback? Will Denzel play a new character? We'll have to wait and see.

In conclusion...

Denzel Washington is one of the greatest actors of our time, and his contributions to the world of cinema are immeasurable. While it's sad to hear that "Equalizer 3" will be his last one, we're excited to see him go out with a bang. And, of course, the news of a "Gladiator" sequel has us all on the edge of our seats. We can't wait to see what Denzel has in store for us next!